Re: PW JT-8D Cruise Parameters for MD88 and B-727

From:         rdd@netcom.com (Robert Dorsett)
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Date:         21 Nov 95 01:20:32 
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In article <airliners.1995.1817@ohare.Chicago.COM> flynn@pncl.co.uk (chris flynn) writes:
>>With the engine shutdown it is. The EPR indicator dial starts at 1.0 and
>>goes up to 2.6. Takeoff power is usually around 2.0.
>
>Does the 727 have a different 8D?
>I know the -15 quite well (I'm licensed on it) and epr at max power is
>around 1.6.

My 727-200 simulator is build around the JT8D-15.  Go-around EPR is
around 2.02 at 15 degrees at sea level.  Idle EPR, on the ground, is
1.01-1.03.




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